Preventative Maintenance Tips for OEC C-Arms

Attendees will gain practical how-to tips on maintaining OEC C-arms in a hospital environment and identify the most important items to catch in PMs and tools that will help with troubleshooting.


Andrew Bowden, Imaging Engineer, Block Imaging

Andrew Bowden began working at Block Imaging about five years ago. He started working closely with engineers and began diving into CT, R/F, RAD, mammography, bone densitometry and cath lab installs and de-installs. In his time at Block Imaging, his focus has shifted specifically to C-arms. In working with C-arms, he has been trained in refurbishment, repair and service of several makes and models, but his primary focus is on OEC systems. He spends most of his time working at the Block Imaging facility in Holt, Michigan, but also has two years of experience traveling to perform service on C-arms for customers in the United States and abroad.